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Department of Psychology

 

Recent Submissions

  • Mbagaya, Catherine; Migunde, Quinter; Othuon, Lucas (2015)
    The purpose of this study was to determine the predictors of career indecision by gender. A sample of 359 (162 male and 197 female) secondary school students were surveyed on career indecision, career readiness, locus ...
  • Mbagaya, Catherine; Oburu, Paul; Kranenburg, Marian J Bakermans (2013-04-01)
    This study compared the prevalence of self‐reported childhood physical abuse and neglect and the associated psychopathological sequelae among Kenyan, Zambian, and Dutch university students. In addition, we sought to find ...
  • Mbagaya, Catherine V (2010-12-01)
    Child maltreatment is a global phenomenon affecting a significant number of the world’s children. The purpose of this study was to compare the prevalence of self-reported childhood maltreatment among university students ...
  • Mbagaya, Catherine; Othuon, Lucas; Migunde, Quinter (2016-05)
    The purpose of this study was to establish the self esteem of adolescents in Kisumu Municipality, Kenya and to determine the relationship between self esteem and career variables. A sample of 369 secondary school students ...
  • MBAGAYA, Catherine; MIGUNDE, Quinter; OTHUON, Lucas (2015-06)
    The purpose of this study was to determine the moderating role of age in the association between career readiness and career indecision. A sample of 369 secondary school students was surveyed on career indecision and ...
  • Mbagaya, Catherine; Othuon, Lucas; Migunde, Quinter (Scholarlink Resource Centre Ltd, 2015-02-01)
    The purpose of this study was to establish the decision making status of adolescents in Kisumu municipality across various demographic variables. The sample consisted of 359 (162 males and 197 females) secondary school ...
  • Lansford, Jennifer E; Godwin, Jennifer; Alampay, Liane Peña; Tirado, Liliana; Zelli, Arnaldo; Al‐Hassan, Suha M; Bacchini, Dario; Bombi, Anna Silvia; Bornstein, Marc; Lei, Lei; Deckard, Kirby Deater‐; Giunta, Laura Di; Dodge, Kenneth A; Malone, Patrick S; Oburu, Paul; Pastorelli, Concetta; Skinner, Ann T; Sorbring, Emma; Tapanya, Sombat (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2016-10-01)
    Children's family obligations involve assistance and respect that children are expected to provide to immediate and extended family members and reflect beliefs related to family life that may differ across cultural ...
  • Icenogle, Grace; Steinberg, Laurence; Olino, Thomas; Shulman, Elizabeth P; Chein, Jason; Alampay, Liane P; Al‐Hassan, Suha M; Takash, Hanan; Bacchini, Dario; Chang, Lei; Chaudhary, Nandita; Giunta, Laura Di; Dodge, A Dodge; A Fanti, Fanti; Lansford, Jennifer E; Malone, Patrick S; Oburu, Paul; Pastorelli, Concetta; Skinner, Ann; Sorbring, Emma; Sombat, Tapanya; Tirado, Liliana M Uribe (2016-09-01)
    According to the dual systems model of adolescent risk taking, sensation seeking and impulse control follow different developmental trajectories across adolescence and are governed by two different brain systems. The ...
  • Steinberg, Laurence; Icenogle, Grace; Shulman, Elizabeth P; Breiner, Kaitlyn; Chein, Jason; Bacchini, Dario; Bacchini, Dario; Chaudhary, Nandita; Giunta, Laura; Kenneth, Kenneth A; Fant, Kostas A; Lansford, Jennifer E; Malone, Patrick S; Oburu, Paul; Pastorelli, Concetta; Pastorelli, Concetta; Sorbring, Emma; Sorbring, Emma; Uribe Tirado, Liliana Maria; Alampay, Liane Peña; Al‐Hassan, Suha M; Takash, Hanan (2017-01-01)
    The dual systems model of adolescent risk-taking portrays the period as one characterized by a combination of heightened sensation seeking and still-maturing self- regulation, but most tests of this model have been ...
  • Deckard, Kirby Deater; Godwin, Jennifer; Lansford, Jennifer E; Bacchini, Dario; Bombi, Anna Silvia; Bornstein, Marc H; Chang, Lei; Giunta, Laura Di; Dodge, Kenneth A; Malone, Patrick S; Oburu, Paul; Pastorelli, Concetta; Skinner, Ann T; Sorbring, Emma; Steinberg, Laurence; Tapanya, Sombat; Alampay, Liane Peña; Tirado, Liliana Maria Uribe; Zelli, Arnaldo; Al-Hassan, Suha M (Academic Press, 2018-01-01)
    This study grapples with what it means to be part of a cultural group, from a statistical modeling perspective. The method we present compares within-and between- cultural group variability, in behaviors in families. ...